The owner of the Conduce himself suffered an attempted bank fraud, through a text message sent to his phone. Know how thieves operate so you do not become a victim. Complaints for bank fraud rose 10% in the first quarter of 2017. Complaints for bank fraud rose 10% in the first quarter of 2017. Criminals seek to steal financial information from users by various means, either with a magnetic strip duplicator of the plastics at the payment terminals or by collecting financial data through phone calls, emails and fake internet sites.
Of these frauds, which caused a record number of complaints in the banking sector from January to March this year, neither the owner of the body that protects bank users, Conduce, was spared. Mario Di Costanzia, president of this organization, revealed Tuesday that he received a telephone call from a false operator of BBVA Bancomer, in which he tried to take away his financial information. Continue reading “You need to know to avoid being a victim of banks”